PARCC Information

We are providing the following useful information so that you can familiarize yourself with the format of the reports to better assist you in understanding how to read and interpret the reports. Additionally, there are some helpful links below from the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) as well as the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC).

PARCC Resources
Understanding PARCC

NJDOE PARCC FAQs
Frequently asked questions developed by the New Jersey Department of Education that answers questions specific to New Jersey about year two of PARCC testing.

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PARCC – Understanding the Score
This video, from the website www.understandthescore.org, explains the new PARCC score reports, what parents should expect, and how they can support the students.

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PARCC Scoring Guide
This link from the NJDOE is a sample report and guide with specific explanations for each section of the score report to help you understand how to interpret the data.

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Skill Building Website
Be A Learning Hero is a skill-building website that addresses specific learning skills related to Common Core, so that you can reinforce Mathematics and English literacy at home.

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